Llewellyn Williams1

M, #1012, b. 13 February 1807, d. 15 April 1893
FatherWilliam Williams2 b. 18 Jan 1778, d. Apr 1855
MotherAnne Evans2
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited3 Nov 2015
Birth*13 February 1807 Penclawdd, Llanrhidian, Glamorgan, Wales;son of William & Anne, Blacksmith2 
Marriage*8 October 1829 St Marys, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales;
Llewelin Williams of the Parish of Llanridian Bachelor
and Margaret Walters of this Parish Spinster
were married in this Church by banns
this eighth Day of October in the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty nine
By me Wm Hewson Vicar
This Marriage was solemnized between us:
Llewelin Williams
Margaret Williams
In the Presence of:
John Harris
William Davies;Bride=Margaret Walters3 
Census 1841*6 June 1841 Blackpill, Oystermouth, Glamorgan, Wales;Lewellyn Williams, 30, Blacksmith
Margaret Williams, 30
Ann Williams, 10
John Williams, 9
Elizabeth Williams, 6
Thomas Williams, 4
William Williams, 2;Wife=Margaret Walters, Daughter=Ann Williams, Son=John Llewellyn Williams, Daughter=Elizabeth Williams, Son=Thomas Williams, Son=William Williams4 
Birth of Daughter1845 Oystermouth, Glamorgan, Wales;Principal=Lucy Williams5 
Immigration*21 June 1849 "Appleton", Port Adelaide, SA, Australia;from Swansea6 
Birth of Daughter1850 Oystermouth, Glamorgan, Wales;Principal=Margaret Williams5 
Birth of Son1853 SA, Australia;Principal=Walter George Williams7 
Death of Son27 January 1855 SA, Australia;age 2, father Lewellyn Williams;Principal=Walter George Williams7 
Death of FatherApril 1855 Penclawdd, Llanrhidian, Glamorgan, Wales;Deceased=William Williams8 
Birth of Son12 December 1855 Mount Barker, SA, Australia;son of Lewellyn Williams & Margaret Walters;Principal=Walter George Williams9 
Death of Daughter20 February 1885 Mount Gambier, SA, Australia;
When Died: 20th Feby 1885
Name and Surname: Ann Harmer
Sex: Female
Age: Years 54 years
Rank or Profession: Widow
Usual Residence: Mount Gambier
Cause of Death: Heart Disease, Dropsy & Diarrhoea
Place where Death occurred: Mount Gambier
Signature, Description, and Residence of Informant: Samuel Dew, Undertaker, Mount Gambier;Principal=Ann Williams10 
Death*15 April 1893 Yahl Paddock, SA, Australia;
When Died: 1893 15th April
Name and Surname: Llewellyn Williams
Sex: M
Age: Years 86
Rank or Profession: Blacksmith
Usual Residence: Yahl Paddock
Cause of Death: Senile Decay
Place where Death occurred: Yahl Paddock
Signature, Description, and Residence of Informant: W Hall, Undertaker's Assistant, Mt Gambier10 
Burial*April 1893 Lake Terrace Cemetery, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia;
Llewellyn & Margaret Williams headstone
News-Arct*25 April 1893 "The South Australian Register", Adelaide, SA, Australia;
Deaths of Old Colonists. — The S.E. Star of April 18 records the deaths of two very old colonists and old residents of the district. The first, Mr. Llewellyn Williams, father of Mr. Thomas Williams, J. P., of Moorak, and Mr. W. Williams, died on Saturday at the ripe old age of eighty-six. Mr. Williams arrived in the colony early in the fifties, and for several years was engaged in farming and blacksmithing at Mount Barker. Subsequently he went to Mount Gambier, and took up his residence at Yahl, where he had lived up to the time of his death.12 


Margaret Walters b. 14 Jun 1810, d. 21 Sep 1893


  1. [S49] Marriage Certificate, Ade S 41/268.
  2. [S20] IGI.
  3. [S1318] St Mary's Church Swansea Marriages 1631-1837.
  4. [S1454] 1841 Census for Wales.
  5. [S1329] 1851 Census for Glamorgan, Wales.
  6. [S1288] Bound for South Australia passengers 1836-1851.
  7. [S1244] South Australian Death Registrations 1842-1915.
  8. [S1564] Free REG.
  9. [S1240] South Australian Birth Registrations 1842-1906.
  10. [S14] Death Certificate.
  11. [S1603] Keith Bassett photos.
  12. [S1565] Trove digitised newspapers, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/, The South Australian Register, Tuesday, April 25, 1893.
  13. [S1308] GLA CEN 1841 - Oystermouth for Oystermouth, Glamorgan.
  14. [S1297] The Ships list.
  15. [S1239] South Australian Marriage Registrations 1842-1916, Gre 80/637.